South Texas Lighthouse for the Blind JOB


Job Location: Corpus Christi

Job Title: Production Manager
Responsible for managing and directing the daily plant manufacturing process. Ensures new and existing manufacturing processes - including equipment, tooling, facility, methods, standard work, manufacturing systems, and process controls - produce products that meet customer and quality requirements, standard labor cost, overhead cost, and material costs. Ensures all employees strive to meet the standards set forth by the company for safety, quality, efficiency, and housekeeping. Demonstrates an on-going commitment to fulfilling the mission of the organization.

Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing is preferred, but not essential
  • Minimum of 5 years of manufacturing experience
  • Minimum of 3 years production management experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of lean manufacturing, Kaizen, Six Sigma, problem solving, Kanban, and process mapping
  • Understanding of inventory, scheduling, quality, manufacturing, and operations functions are essential
  • Have strong knowledge of MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint
  • Strong communication (verbal and written), organizational and effective leadership skills
  • Proven ability to build a strong team and ability to work in a team-based organization
  • Good understanding of business financials and technical and business applications
  • Travel 15% - 20%
  • Current state drivers license and proof of insurability

External applicants can apply at 4421 Agnes St. between 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday – Friday or download application at www.stlb.net, fax to 361-654-8292 or email to carriez@stlb.net. STLB employees interested in applying for a position must fill out a Request for Internal Transfer Form and submit to Carrie in Human Resources or for more information contact Carrie at ext. 108.